piroshki

plural noun
pi·rosh·ki | \ pi-ˈrōsh-kē , ˌpir-əsh-ˈkē \
variants: or pirozhki

Definition of piroshki 

: small pastries with meat, cheese, or vegetable filling

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In fact, what the president wanted KKK to do is open the biggest investigation of all the investigations in an attempt to throw everyone off the scent of the piroshki baking in the White House oven. Stephen A. Crockett Jr., The Root, "Trump Called Out Attorney General Jeff Sessions Because He Doesn’t Understand How This Works," 28 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of piroshki

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for piroshki

Russian pirozhki, plural of pirozhok, diminutive of pirog pastry

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